Coinbase, the San Francisco based exchange, announced XRP trading is now available to Coinbase users residing in New York.
XRP Trading on Coinbase in NY
Coinbase launched XRP as a new tradable cryptocurrency in February 2019, but users from New York State were prohibited from this service.
New York State is especially strict when it comes to approving money transmitter licenses, but Ripple and Coinbase seem to have overcome this. Coinbase users from the United Kingdom remain restricted from trading the digital token until further notice.
Coinbase made the announcement on their Twitter account on May 13th.
XRP (XRP) is now available to Coinbase users who are New York residents. New Yorkers can now log in to buy, sell, convert, send, receive, or store XRP on https://t.co/bCG11KMQ6s or using our iOS and Android apps.https://t.co/5VE1WklrWo pic.twitter.com/Zp5odgaoHs
— Coinbase (@coinbase) May 13, 2019
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